B&T: 30 Under 30

Super, super chuffed to be named in B&T’s 30 Under 30 leaders of tomorrow. And big congrats to Ben Hartman who was also named.  Ben heads up the Athletes and Personalities division of Octagon (sister agency of Weber Shandwick).

Massive props to all who were announced.  I’ve tried to grab the contact details for you all – where possible – but please give me a shout on Twitter or email if you think we should all buy each other a beer or three! ;)

Gual Barwell, director Asia Pacific, Contagious Communications, 27
Aaron Beashel, director of marketing, Launchpad6, 22
Matt Berriman, general manager and executive director, CC Media, 27
Rebecca Bezzina, group account director, Mark, 29
Ashley Brown, national head of digital communications, UM, 29
Stefan Burford, group strategy director (outgoing), MediaCom, 29
Jacob Burke, projects director, Best Group – Signage & Visual Concepts, 25
David Campbell, creative director, Fnuky, 28
Lindsay Chappel, director, GMR Marketing, 27
John Cinquina, managing director, Red Meets Blue Design, 28
Jeremy Ervine, general manager, Fnuky, 29
Brendan Fearn, head of marketing, Play Communication, 29
Steve Fontanot, director/creative director, Chieftain Communications, 28
Sam Geer, strategy manager, MediaCom, 24
Adam Griffith, managing director, Get Started, 29
Ben Hartman, director athletics and personalities, Octagon Australia, 28
Marcus Johnston, art director, Droga5, 26
Landon Kahn, marketing manager, Todae, 24
Chris Maloney, marketing manager – personal financial services, HSBC, 29
Mitchell McBeath, search director, Reprise Media, 26
Lauren Oldham, head of online & mobile, PHD, 29
Elliott Risby, owner/creative director, Design Royale, 29
Emma Robertson, head of activation, Mindshare, 28
Craig Somerville, general manager/director, Reload Media, 22
Alice Stratton, director, Proteus Connection, 25
Jason Tonelli, general manager, digital centre of trading & investment, Aegis Media, 29
Lachlan Williams, communication strategist, Razor Group, 27
Jacki Wong, sales development manager – sections, Fairfax Media, 28
Eb Yusuf, Melbourne strategy director, OMD, 28

Jye Smith is currently Senior Vice President, Head of Strategy & Operations, Asia Pacific at Weber Shandwick. Ranked in B&Ts 30 Under 30, Jye a regular keynote speaker and workshop facilitator who specialises in digital and social media strategist.

There are 5 comments for this article
  1. Tim Longhurst at 10:26 am

    Jye. You are a legend. I have a correction for you: “leaders of tomorrow”? What a joke. You’re a leader of today. Congratulations on the recognition for being awesome all the same! :) Tim